Assistant Professor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Number: 104497
Title: Assistant Professor
Functional Title: Assistant Professor
Category Status: 02-Faculty Non-Tenured, On Track
Applicant Search Category: Faculty
University Authorized FTE: 1.000
Unit: BSOS-Economics
Campus/College Information:

Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.

Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

The Department of Economics at the University of Maryland, College Park, located in College Park, Maryland, anticipates filling Assistant Professor openings beginning August 2018. Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate students, engage in research, and perform other faculty duties.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates should have a Ph.D. already in hand or firmly expected by August 2018.

Preferences:

We are committed to building a diverse faculty preeminent in our missions of research, teaching, and engagement in the community. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students or who can contribute to a climate of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences in this area.

Additional Certifications:
Additional Information:

For best consideration, please apply online by November 30, 2017 to both ejobs.umd.edu and https://econjobmarket.org/ (in response to the ad at https://econjobmarket.org/postings.php?posid=4525 ).
Candidates must apply on both websites for consideration.
Questions, but not applications, can be sent to jobs2017@econ.umd.edu.

Posting Date: 09/20/2017
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Best Consideration Date 11/30/2017
Physical Demands

Spend long hours sitting and using computers. Light lifting of materials and supplies.
Walking to class and departmental meetings.

Diversity Statement:

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents

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